lopsided


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lop·sid·ed

 (lŏp′sī′dĭd)
adj.
1. Heavier, larger, or higher on one side than on the other.
2. Sagging or leaning to one side.
3. Characterized by the domination of one competitor over another: a lopsided victory.

lop′sid′ed·ly adv.
lop′sid′ed·ness n.

lopsided

(ˌlɒpˈsaɪdɪd)
adj
1. leaning or inclined to one side
2. greater in weight, height, or size on one side
ˌlopˈsidedly adv
ˌlopˈsidedness n

lop•sid•ed

(ˈlɒpˈsaɪ dɪd)

adj.
1. heavier, larger, or more developed on one side than the other; unsymmetrical.
2. leaning to one side.
[1705–15]
lop′sid′ed•ly, adv.
lop′sid′ed•ness, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.lopsided - having one side lower or smaller or lighter than the other
asymmetric, asymmetrical - characterized by asymmetry in the spatial arrangement or placement of parts or components
2.lopsided - turned or twisted toward one sidelopsided - turned or twisted toward one side; "a...youth with a gorgeous red necktie all awry"- G.K.Chesterton; "his wig was, as the British say, skew-whiff"
crooked - having or marked by bends or angles; not straight or aligned; "crooked country roads"; "crooked teeth"

lopsided

Translations

lopsided

[ˈlɒpˈsaɪdɪd] ADJ (gen) → torcido, ladeado, chueco (LAm); [table] → cojo (fig) [view] → desequilibrado

lopsided

[ˌlɒpˈsaɪdɪd] adj
(= not straight) [object] → de travers
[grin, smile] → oblique; [face] → asymétrique

lopsided

adjschief; (fig)einseitig
References in classic literature ?
Then the money will pour in from the hotels and my books won't look so lopsided.
The tower, as they left it behind, looked all the quainter, because such entrances are usually flanked by two towers; and this one looked lopsided.
It was a littleish-sized thing and lopsided, as though it 'ad something the matter with it.
Externally, it was a narrow lopsided wooden jumble of corpulent windows heaped one upon another as you might heap as many toppling oranges, with a crazy wooden verandah impending over the water; indeed the whole house, inclusive of the complaining flag-staff on the roof, impended over the water, but seemed to have got into the condition of a faint-hearted diver who has paused so long on the brink that he will never go in at all.
To me, it's not fair to say GAB should not allow fights that seem lopsided against the Filipino fighter and when the fight is lopsided in favor of the Filipino we should not have allowed.
The 1D star developed lopsided posture because one of his legs is half an inch shorter than the other.
Unite will do its bit to make sure that the next election is not financially lopsided because democracy demands a fair fight.
Ohio State scored the most points and produced the most lopsided scoring margin in the 56-game history of this series.
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Summary: Lebanon began their campaign at the Under-16 FIBA Asian Championship, in Nha Trang, Vietnam, by recording a lopsided victory over Uzbekistan, 108-21.
All I have is a few scraps, old letters, photographs- the young black-haired man smiling that lopsided smile leaning against a plane in his flight suit with all the zips, secret compartments where he'd have kept the log book I now keep.